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Member postings for William Withers

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Thread: Lightships I want to build one
11/08/2010 19:24:23
I can't help with a plan but Kingston mouldings Islander class hull has been used to make a model lightship.
Hope this helps. 
Thread: Billings Progress
18/10/2007 08:22:00

Hi James.

   Thankyou for your reply I am moving this week and will be offline for a few days but as soon as I am sorted I will be in touch.

Cheers William

Thread: Scales'
05/10/2007 23:44:00

Hi Ian.

   On a full size boat you would measure from the stern to the bow post so to get an accurate scale I would think it would be the same.

Regards William

Thread: Billings Progress
23/09/2007 07:36:00

Sorry its called the Progress and its a Billings Junior kit.

Cheers William

22/09/2007 16:12:00

Hi all. Ihave just bought the billings junior model trawler called the progress I believe its quite an old model. All the parts seem to be there except any instructions so what I need to know is what sort of engine I need and has anybody else ever built one of these as I can't work out how to get into the hull once the model is finished. Thanks to all in advance.

William

Thread: 1960's Hobbies Plans........
12/08/2007 17:48:00
Good luck with the build John hope all goes well.
Regards William
Thread: Plans required
08/08/2007 20:54:00
Hi there Robin.
They do a couple of plans for ASRL's in the Hobby Store .com the link for which is on this site.
Regards William
Thread: 1960's Hobbies Plans........
08/08/2007 13:28:00
Hi John.
The Tug is called The Plucky and the Trawler is the Anglian they are both still available at the link below.
I have built the trawler and its a lovely little boat to build.
Hope this helps.
William


http://www.alwayshobbies.com/
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